Blake Morrison

Blake Morrison is a poet, novelist and journalist. His non-fiction books include And When Did You Last See Your Father? (1993), which won the J. R. Ackerley Prize and the Esquire/Volvo/Waterstone's Non-Fiction Book Award, As If (1997), about the murder of the toddler James Bulger in Liverpool in 1993, and a memoir of his mother, Things My Mother Never Told Me (2002). His poetry includes the collections Dark Glasses (1984), winner of a Somerset Maugham Award, and Shingle Street (2015). He is a regular literary critic for the Guardian.

Upcoming Events

Featuring Talks By:
Blake Morrison
Katherine Rundell
Tania Branigan
Jo Cheetham

5 Speakers, 15 Minutes Each - March 2023

Join us in March for poignant stories about family and nationhood, mind-bending lessons from an early modern poet, and inspiring tales of protest.